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Certificate IV In Digital & Interactive Games

National ID: ICT40915 | State ID: AWE5

 

Are you looking to commence a digital gaming career?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as support games developer, assistant animator, or assistant designer.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to produce interactive animation and 3-D modelling, create game content, build a graphical user interface, and apply digital textures. You will acquire valuable experience in current industry standards, game-related artificial intelligence, and with workplace health and safety.

This is a WA priority skills course so lower tuition fees apply and employment prospects are higher.

Fast Track: Students who meet the entrance requirements for the Diploma, but who may need to build lower level skills, may complete the Certificate IV foundation skill set. This skill set consists of only the essential units from the Certificate IV, done over one term, which then leads into a three term Diploma. Ask us about this exciting option.

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

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School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
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  • When you complete the Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games you will be an attractive applicant for growing IT roles such as support games developer, assistant animator, or assistant designer.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • ICT50215 Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games, State ID AVZ4
  • CUA41215 Diploma of Screen and Media, State ID AZK7
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Where Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time
HowFull Time (On Campus)
Part Time
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2018 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

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Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

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3D Modelling and Texturing
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply simple modelling techniquesICTGAM301AUT61
Design and apply simple textures to digital artICTGAM302AUT62
Design and create 3-D digital modelsICTGAM413AUT80
Industry Standards and practices
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environmentICTICT418AUU49
Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standardsICTICT417AUU47
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Interactive 3D Character and Animation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create 3-D characters for interactive gamesICTGAM409AUT70
Use simple modelling for animationICTGAM418AUP49
Preparing platforms and complex interactivity
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply advanced object-oriented language skillsICTPRG501AUV71
Create a complex 3-D interactive computer gameICTGAM503AUP46
Create technical documentationICTICT408AUU32
Pre-production and Game design Documentation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create design documents for interactive gamesICTGAM403AUT66
Create storyboardsCUAPPM407AWH49
Write story and content for digital gamesICTGAM405AUT64
Production Practices
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Produce an interactive gameICTGAM401AUT63
Work effectively in the digital media industryICTICT419AUU51
How to apply

Applications for Semester two 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places. You can express your interest to study this course full-time in Semester Two 2018 via tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible.

For more information, contact us:
webform:  (below) 
phone:  1800 001 001 
email:   info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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Applications for Semester two 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places. You can express your interest to study this course full-time in Semester Two 2018 via tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible.

For more information, contact us:
webform:  (below) 
phone:  1800 001 001 
email:   info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

Applications for Semester two 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places. You can express your interest to study this course full-time in Semester Two 2018 via tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible.

For more information, contact us:
webform:  (below) 
phone:  1800 001 001 
email:   info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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